I'll admit it: I'm a lazyass. I mean, when it counts I'll get 'er done, but if I am out of coffee filters (for a week), paper towels always trump a trip to the grocery store.I can't recall if I have always been like this. Or, more likely, I am too lazy to actually sit here and try to remember. Whatever.
But let's not stop there. While I detest folks who will leave you bare-bottomed sans toilet paper, it takes a miracle for me to put it on the holder. And when I do, I always think to myself: "Huh, that was easy. I should do it more often."
Blue has been my go-to toe nail polish color for three months. And by go-to, I mean it was applied three months ago and it shows.
I don't know my own age. OK, I do, but honestly it's because my friends recently did the math. Yes, I could sit here and do some simple 'rithmatic, but no one cares anyway.
When Mr. Swirley travels, I basically subsist on cereal. EK will always get a well-roundedish meal, but apparently it's beyond me to make two servings.
I have 10,000 different online passwords. OK, so does everyone. But that "password book" is rendered moot when I just reset any given log-in when faced with an emergency aka the NEED to download an a sweet jam from Amazon RIGHT NOW!
And while we are on technology, I somehow programmed my work email somehow under Mr. Swirley's name in my phone. It takes more time to type this sentence than to straighten out this mess, but do I do it? Obviously not. Instead I continue to search under my husband's name if I want to email myself something.
This. Sweet mother of pearl, I taped my kid's swaddle shut.
Travel. This one drives EVERYONE crazy. I don't see the big deal in living on the edge and actually checking your take-off time the morning of. We've only missed a flight ONCE (cue eyeroll) and booked the wrong travel dates
once twice. It's an adventure!
Keys? Phone? Meh, unnecessary.
Just so you don't think I am so lazy that I can't function I WILL:
- Drive out to my mom's house (10 miles in city traffic) multiple times in a single day because I am too disorganized to cover everything in one trip.
- Take my kid to the recycling yard to see cars smashed and inhale possibly toxic fumes.
- Write Christmas cards. Most are also mailed.
- Stalk a particular person at a rummage sale for an hour so I can get my hands on a discounted Ergo carrier (don't lie, you would do the same).
- Travel to a neighboring state to attend Pierogifest.
That's all I've got. Oh, and that Roku app works like a dream.
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